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Steven Viers of Cedar Rapids, Iowa Gets 15th OWI Conviction

The Gazette – Cedar Rapids: A jury found a Cedar Rapids man guilty of operating while intoxicated Tuesday, marking his 15th OWI conviction in Linn County. 92 more words

Crime

Charges pending against man in eastern Iowa car chase

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (AP) — The Linn County Sheriff’s Office says charges are pending against a man who tried to elude deputies on a high-speed chase. 111 more words

Iowa

Iowa Phone Call Scammer

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (AP) – Officials in eastern Iowa’s Linn County are warning residents about phone call scammers pretending to be an officer and demanding them to pay a fine for missed jury duty. 107 more words

News

Telemarketer's Phone Call Saves Oregon Woman Being Beaten; Ex-Boyfriend Arrested

LEBANON, Oregon (CBS SF) — A telemarketer’s timely phone call may have saved the life of an Oregon woman being beaten and choked by her ex-boyfriend in her home, according to police. 375 more words

News

Whispering Falls

Whispering Falls is well named – it is a whisper of a waterfall.  Don’t make a special trip for this one.  The waterfall is accessed from the… 219 more words

Waterfall

Sahalie / Koosah

The first summer of our waterfall adventures, we went for an impromptu camping trip near McKenzie Bridge without knowing what (if any) waterfalls were in the area.   446 more words

Hike

Take a Winter Hike!

Did you know that Missouri was named the Best Trails State in 2013 by American Trails? Kansas can’t be too far behind. While Freedom’s Frontier might lack the lung-busting climbs into mountain elevations, the pedestrian opportunities in the heritage area are anything but, well, pedestrian. 247 more words

Kansas